Partner, European Patent Attorney
Simon handles patent work in a wide range of engineering fields, with extensive experience in the transport sector as well as in the oil & gas, consumer products, Medtech and structural & mechanical engineering industry sectors.
He has particular experience in:
Simon deals mainly with prosecution and opposition/appeal work and also provides strategic intellectual property advice and portfolio management for domestic and overseas clients. His clients include large corporations and SMEs. He is a regular business visitor to the US.
Simon is recognised in the IAM Patent 1000, 2017 guide. He is described as “outstanding”,“extremely reliable, thorough and easy to work with”.
Simon has a degree in Ship Science from Southampton University, including specialisations in fluid dynamics and materials engineering.
Simon joined Mewburn Ellis LLP as a partner in 2008. He qualified as a European Patent Attorney in 1999 and a Chartered Patent Attorney in 2000. Simon was previously a partner of a smaller IP firm, working in London.